Provide comprehensive health care to well, at-risk, and chronically ill adult clients
A Nurse Practitioner is an advanced practice nurse who uses theory, research, and clinical expertise to improve the health of adults. As an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP), you can provide comprehensive healthcare to clients age 13 and up in ambulatory or extended-care settings.
You can find employment opportunities in:
- Collaborative clinical practice
- Nurse-managed clinics
- Federally qualified health centers in both urban and rural settings
- Specialty practice
- Community clinic
- Group clinical practice/HMOs
- Occupational health
- Urgent care/Emergency rooms
This track can be completed in a three-year, part-time plan of study, or—if space in the program allows—a two-year, full-time plan of study.